The Siemens Postgraduate Engineering Award

Level of Study

Postgraduate (Taught)
Postgraduate (Research)

Fees Status

Home
Overseas

Mode of Study

Full-Time

Application Required

Yes

Global industry leader Siemens is proud to work in collaboration with the University of Lincoln to develop the next generation of engineering talent.

The Siemens Postgraduate Engineering Award will pay the full tuition fees for the successful candidate to complete the one year taught Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Management, or the one year MSc by Research Engineering.

This award is open to students who are in receipt of an offer to study on a postgraduate programme within the Lincoln School of Engineering commencing in October 2020. It is open to students currently studying on a Siemens Bursary, although the final (fourth) year’s bursary payment would be terminated should the student be successful in securing the Siemens Postgraduate Award.

The award will cover the full cost of tuition fees due for one academic year when you enrol on the University of Lincoln, School of Engineering one year taught Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Management, or Engineering MSc by Research.

There is an expectation that the successful candidate will be assessed for a graduate position with Siemens following the successful completion of their programme.

Eligibility

  • You will have previously completed an undergraduate degree and be in receipt of an offer of study on one of the above programmes.
  • You will have a student status as either Home, EU or international student.

Terms and Conditions

  • We reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time.
  • It is anticipated that at the end of the postgraduate degree the student will be recruited to join the Siemens team in a graduate-level position, following formal assessment processes.
  • Students who voluntarily choose not to accept a graduate position on graduation must repay the award.
  • In the event that Siemens does not recruit the student, the student will not be requested to repay the award.
  • Employees who have been in receipt of the Siemens Postgraduate Award who leave voluntarily from the business within a two year period must repay the award on a pro-rata basis.
  • Attendance whilst at University must not fall below 90 percent per term and fees must be repaid in the event that the student voluntarily leaves the course before completion.
  • Applicants for the award will be asked to consent to their information being shared between Siemens and the University and to take part in publicity opportunities should their application be successful.

How to Apply

Eligible students should complete the Siemens Postgraduate Engineering Award Application Form and send it to the named contact at the University of Lincoln by 7 August 2020.

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to attend a panel interview comprising University and Siemens personnel during the week commencing 7 September 2020. Shortlisted applicants will be asked to prepare a short presentation for the interview.

Applications should be sent by email to Dr Colin Dowding: cdowding@lincoln.ac.uk.